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Arrival of the fittest - solving evolution's greatest puzzle Arrival of the fittest - solving evolution's greatest puzzle

"Wagner draws on over fifteen years of research to present the missing piece in Darwin's theory. Using experimental and computational technologies that were heretofore unimagined, he has found that adaptations are not just driven by chance, but by a set of laws that allow nature to discover new molecules and mechanisms in a fraction of the time that random variation would take"--Amazon.com.

Apr 2, 2015
Beneath the surface - killer whales, SeaWorld, and the truth beyond Blackfish Beneath the surface - killer whales, SeaWorld, and the truth beyond Blackfish

In Beneath the Surface, Hargrove paints a compelling portrait of these highly intelligent and social creatures, including his favorite whales Takara and her mother Kasatka, two of the most dominant orcas in SeaWorld. And he includes vibrant descriptions of the lives of orcas in the wild, contrasting their freedom in the ocean with their lives in SeaWorld. Hargrove's journey is one that humanity has just begun to take--toward the realization that the relationship between the human and animal worl

Mar 27, 2015
How to raise a wild child - the art and science of falling in love with nature How to raise a wild child - the art and science of falling in love with nature

"An easy-to-use guide for parents, teachers, and others looking to foster a strong connection between children and nature, complete with engaging activities, troubleshooting advice, and much more"--

Mar 27, 2015
It's about time - from calendars and clocks to moon cycles and light years-- a history It's about time - from calendars and clocks to moon cycles and light years-- a history

Apr 2, 2015
Living with the stars - how the human body is connected to the life cycles of the Earth, the planets, and the stars Living with the stars - how the human body is connected to the life cycles of the Earth, the planets, and the stars

Apr 2, 2015
National Geographic pocket guide to reptiles and amphibians of North America. National Geographic pocket guide to reptiles and amphibians of North America.

Apr 2, 2015
National Geographic pocket guide to trees & shrubs of North America National Geographic pocket guide to trees & shrubs of North America

Apr 2, 2015
Scientific research Scientific research

"Opposing Viewpoints is the leading source for libraries and classrooms in need of current-issue materials. The viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected sources and publications"--

Apr 2, 2015
The triumph of seeds - how grains, nuts, kernels, pulses, and pips, conquered the plant kingdom and shaped human history The triumph of seeds - how grains, nuts, kernels, pulses, and pips, conquered the plant kingdom and shaped human history

Mar 27, 2015
Wonders of the plant kingdom - a microcosm revealed Wonders of the plant kingdom - a microcosm revealed

Apr 2, 2015